Programme 2019

What She Said: The Art of Pauline Kael

Director: Rob Garver

documentary

India Premiere

Section: World Cinema

Country: USA | Year: 2019

Language(s): English | Time: 94 mins

Synopsis

Controversial, pioneering American film critic Pauline Kael wielded influence on everyone from Orson Welles to Steven Spielberg, and inspired filmmakers like Quentin Tarantino. New interviews and archival footage reveal what made the New Yorker critic both loved and despised. Voiced by Sarah Jessica Parker. 

Director's Bio

Rob Garver studied at Northwestern University. Currently based in New York, he writes and directs short films which he also produces, and which are screened in local New York cinemas and on cable television. Alongside screenplays, he also develops concepts for television.